So, I just read one of my favorite reply all fails... It happened at my work just now. The first e-mail (names changed for privacy) is an announcement, the second is the reply all fail.

FIRST E-MAIL

From: Jimmyson
Sent: Wednesday, October 30, 2013 6:57 PM
To: Tech DL
Cc: IS Director; IS/IT Manager; Engineering Director
Subject: Jason Smith - Contract Ended

All,

Just wanted to let you know that Jason’s contract has ended.

Mark Jones will be taking over his responsibilities going forward.

Bob, please invite Mark to our weekly meetings.

Please contact me if you have any questions and cascade as needed.


Regards,

Jimmyson


Back story to the first e-mail. This particular contractor was assigned to add a group to each plants Active Directory structure. While he was doing this, he saw a group he thought didn't belong where it was. So he asked his supervisor, and the supervisor being the trusting man he was, said go ahead (supervisor is at fault too of course). So this guy deleted it from everyone's Active Directory. This caused systems to crash across our entire division (15 production plants). This was by far the worst thing that this guy has done, and it took a long time to fix it (with downtime caused and production capital lost). So, essentially, he got canned. A huge sigh of relief from many techs because this guy has been causing headaches all along (like not following corporate patching standards and messing with Active Directory without telling us...)

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Which leads us to the second e-mail from a tech at another plant... Probably sums up best what everyone is feeling, but not something you want the upper echelon to see...

SECOND E-MAIL

From: Jeremy Miller
Sent: Thursday, October 31, 2013 8:55 AM
To: Tech DL
Cc: IS Director; IS/IT Manager; Engineering Director
Subject: Jason Smith - Contract Ended

There is s God :)

The results here... Priceless! Much laughter in the office today :D